Bunka Gym, Kanagawa, Japan
Tape rankings @ Super Bantamweight
Who won Inoue vs Masuda?
Takuma Inoue beat Kentaro Masuda by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 30th December 2017 at Bunka Gym in Kanagawa.
The scorecards were announced as 98-92, 97-93, 96-94 in favor of winner Takuma Inoue.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
Inoue vs Masuda stats
Back in December 2017, Takuma Inoue stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 9 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Kentaro Masuda made his way to the ring with a record of 27 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws.
Takuma Inoue was the younger man by 13 years, at 22 years old.
Masuda had a height advantage of 1 inch over Inoue.
Both Takuma Inoue & Kentaro Masuda fought out of an orthodox stance.
Inoue was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 26 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 7 year and 5 months later than Masuda, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 26 less professional rounds, 170 to Masuda's 196.
Inoue's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 3 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
What time did Inoue vs Masuda start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 AM UTC at Bunka Gym, Kanagawa, Japan, which was 6:00 AM EST or 3:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America, or 11:00 AM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Inoue vs Masuda?
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